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Goerges ends 6-year title wait with victory at Kremlin Cup

MOSCOW (AP) Julia Goerges ended her six-year wait for another WTA singles title by defeating Daria Kasatkina 6-1, 6-2 in the Kremlin Cup final on Saturday. The German swept the first five games before Kasatkina got on the board. Kasatkina put up more resistance at the start of the second, forcing three break points in Goerges’ first service game, but ...

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Kawasaki keeps J-League title hopes alive with 3-0 win

TOKYO (AP) Kawasaki Frontale kept its J-league title hopes alive with a 3-0 win at Sanfrecce Hiroshima on Saturday. Shogo Taniguchi, Koji Miyoshi and Yu Kobayashi scored to put Kawasaki within two points of leader Kashima Antlers, which lost 3-2 to Yokohama F Marinos. With three rounds remaining, Kashima has 64 points and Kawasaki 62. Yokohama took advantage of a ...

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Goerges ends 6-year title wait with victory at Kremlin Cup

MOSCOW (AP) Julia Goerges ended her six-year wait for another WTA singles title Saturday with a 6-1, 6-2 victory over Daria Kasatkina in the Kremlin Cup final. Goerges cruised to victory against her Russian opponent, who was ranked one place below her at 28th. The German swept the first five games of the first set before Kasatkina could even get ...

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WTCC – WTCC Title battles too close to call as Japan prepares for a perfect 10

RACE PREVIEW: FIA WTCC JVCKENWOOD Race of Japan, 27-29 October 2017FIA World Touring Car Championship 2017: Rounds 15 and 16 of 20 *Tenth visit to Japan for FIA World Touring Car Championship entourage*Honda on top in makes’ title tussle by five points, Björk holds half-point driver lead*J SPORTS expands live TV commitment for home event Nine years since the FIA World Touring Car ...

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Jamie Whincup says V8 title is DJR Team Penske’s Fabian Coulthard and Scott McLaughlin’s to lose

JAMIE Whincup has turned the heat up on DJR Team Penske rivals Fabian Coulthard and Scott McLaughlin, declaring the Supercars Championship is theirs to lose. Whincup, a six-time champion, will head into this weekend’s Gold Coast 600 sitting second in the championship standings, 91 points behind Coulthard. Coulthard and McLaughlin have been the standout drivers in 2017, producing 10 race ...

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The Latest: Kentucky preseason pick to win SEC title

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) The Latest on Southeastern Conference men’s basketball media days (all times Easter n ): 11:05 a.m. Defending Southeastern Conference champion Kentucky is picked to win the league’s men’s basketball title again. A panel of SEC and national media made the Wildcats the preseason favorite. The preseason picks were announced Wednesday at the SEC Tipoff event. Kentucky was ...

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Chaz Mostert storms into Supercars title contention

CHAZ Mostert is the only man who can stop either the Red Bull Holden Racing Team or DJR Team Penske from claiming this year’s Supercars title after flooring his way through the field to turn the championship into a race between three teams. The Prodrive Racing Australia driver is on 2208 points and locked in a five-way battle for the ...

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Marcos Alonso says Chelsea must not lose again as champions cling to title hopes

Marcos Alonso says Chelsea cannot afford to lose any more games if they are to retain the Premier League title. The Blues, who play Roma in the Champions League on Wednesday night, lost 2-1 at bottom club Crystal Palace last Saturday. It was a second successive defeat following the 1-0 loss to Manchester City… Premier League Football News PLEASE CLICK ...

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